AVON, Ohio (September 1, 2020) – Shurtape Technologies, LLC’s Avon, Ohio-based Consumer & Craftsman Group – formerly ShurTech Brands, LLC – is proud to be recognized by ERC as one of 99 great Northeast Ohio workplaces for top talent. This is the 15th time that the Company has received the NorthCoast 99 Award.

NorthCoast 99 is an annual recognition program and event in its 22nd year that honors 99 great Northeast Ohio workplaces for top talent. “More than a business award or event, NorthCoast 99 is a yearlong research project that ERC established to help employers make a notable difference not only in the lives of their employees, but also in the economic vitality of their communities,” said Samantha Marx, ERC director of client service, who oversees the program.

NorthCoast 99 winners participated in a rigorous application process that asked for detailed information on how their organization addresses top-performer attraction, development, and retention in the following areas: organizational strategy, policies, and benefits; talent attraction, acquisition, and onboarding; employee well-being; employee engagement and talent development; total rewards; and diversity and inclusion.

“We are honored to be recognized for the 15th time as a great place to work in Northeast Ohio,” said John Kahl, CEO of Shurtape Technologies’ Consumer and Craftsman Group. “Despite these uncertain and changing times, our employees continue to demonstrate unwavering passion and unbridled creativity to continue to make a difference. We’re thrilled to be included with these highly regarded employers and aspire to remain among these leading-edge organizations for many years to come.”

“Especially during these unprecedented times, we’re thrilled to recognize and celebrate this year’s NorthCoast 99 award winners! Winning organizations are elevating the employee experience with increasingly progressive and innovative HR practices and benefits that are critical in today’s market. We look forward to sharing the success stories of our esteemed winners,” said Kelly Keefe, president of ERC.

The 2020 NorthCoast 99 Awards program is sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield; CareerCurve; Cleveland Magazine; ERChealth; Gino’s Awards; Impact Architects; Maloney + Novotny; Wayfind Creative; Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis; Oswald Companies; Staffing Solutions Enterprises; and Ultimate Software. Additional information about ERC and its services can be found at www.yourERC.com.